mRemote Alternatives for Linux

    mRemote is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is VNC Connect, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to mRemote and eight of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to mRemote are SecureCRT (Paid), KRDC (Free, Open Source), rdesktop (Free, Open Source) and Chrome Secure Shell (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 31, 2021

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      VNC is remote access and control software which allows you to view and fully interact with one computer desktop (the "VNC Connect") using a simple program (the "VNC viewer") on another computer desktop or mobile device anywhere on the Internet.
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    1. SecureCRT combines rock-solid terminal emulation with the strong encryption, data integrity, and authentication options of the Secure Shell protocol. SecureCRT provides secure remote access, file transfer, and data tunneling for everyone in your organization.
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      KRDC is the KDE Remote Desktop Client. KRDC was overhauled as part of the Google Summer of Code (SoC) 2007 by Urs Wolfer and other developers to be included in the KDE 4.0.
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      rdesktop is an open source client for Windows Terminal Services, capable of natively speaking Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) in order to present the users Windows desktop.

      Discontinued

      In November of 2019, Pierre Ossman of Cendio AB announced that his company will no longer be maintaining this project. They are currently seeking maintainers.

    2. Secure Shell is an xterm-compatible terminal emulator and stand-alone ssh client for Chrome. It uses Native-Client to connect directly to ssh servers without the need for external proxies.
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    3. PAC is a Perl/GTK Gnome replacement for SecureCRT/Putty/etc... It provides a GUI to configure SSH/Telnet connections: users, passwords, EXPECT regular expressions, macros, etc. Unique Linux application to impletement almost every SecureCRT's functionality.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 4.5.5.7, released in November 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    4. FireSSH is a free, cross-platform SSH terminal client for Mozilla Firefox. Written entirely in Javascript!

      Discontinued

      The extension is not working on Firefox 57 and later. The developer ended support and development of FireSSH. The extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

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      Remote desktop manager.
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